Starting in September, I will be adding every 1st Thursday of the month to my regular WORT shifts, on “The Vinyl Resting Place” (11:00 pm to 2:00 am), bringing you my typical “Rattlesnake Shake” fare of rock music that jumps genres and spans the decades.
Here’s a look at some of the action around town last Saturday on the 8th Annual International Record Store Day. Eating, drinking, shopping and rocking…a perfect day!!
Thank you so much to everyone who supported the HUGE tribute special on January 30th in honor of the late great Terry Kath of Chicago! It was a special night, with interview sections by Chicago’s Lee Loughnane & Walt Parazaider among others. The internet traffic was so heavy we overwhelmed WORT’s servers!
It’s a Friday… it’s Halloween… it’s Rocktober… and it’s time for the “Serpentine Halloween Monster Mash Bash!” Friday, October 31st, from 8:00 to 11:00 pm D.J. el Serpentine of WORT’s “Rattlesnake Shake” program will be spinning the perfect mix of monster movie themed rock ‘n roll for your Devil’s Night soundtracks!
WORT disk jockey and long-time music journalist Sal Serio (“D.J. el Serpentine”) interviews indie bass legend Mike Watt. Please listen on Thursday, Sept 25, at approximately 8:30 pm during “Psychoacoustics” for Part 1 of this special, and Part 2 on Friday, Sept 26, at approximately 3:30 pm during “Who Cooks For You”.
Fans of the classic English glam band SWEET, check WORT’s archive for the Wilson Bros. show Tues. 7/30 to hear them & D.J. el Serpentine interview bassist/vocalist Steve Priest, and play […]